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- A detailed alphabet zoo bingo game with color images and words that's versatile for all ages from children to adults
- Use for a zoo birthday party, baby shower, wedding, classroom activity, educational game for ESL learners, office party or other zoo animal party game idea for a group gathering
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How to Play Zoo Alphabet Bingo [5x5 Grid]
- Free 5 x 5 Zoo Alphabet Bingo Printable with words and pictures in color
- Bingo markers or chips go simple with a pen or be more festive with animal erasers or other themed item to mark off items on the bingo card; 2 versions of printable markers are also included in freebie file
- Calling card for host to use to call out items from game card
- Jar or container for host to hold chips to call out squares optional
- Print and cut out 5x7 bingo cards.
- One of the PDF pages includes a calling card on the left, with a card on the right that can be used as a game card.For the calling card, cut out each individual square token to put in a jar/container that the host will pick out each turn.
- Prepare chips, markers, or objects for players to keep track of what’s been called on their bingo game board.Each player should have their own set of markers. Use the printable bingo chips included in the PDF file, or get creative with festive items such as animal erasers or M&Ms.
Bingo Game in Play
- Pass out zoo ABC bingo printable and bingo markers to participants.
- Decide how Bingo will be determined. You may try 5 in a row (vertically, horizontally, or diagonally), 2 rows, a square border, or some other variation.Note that there are no free spaces on these cards. Because there are 26 items total, each card is missing a different animal. Blackout bingo is suitable for this bingo card set.
- One person will need to serve as the Bingo Caller who will pick out the tokens and make the calls. This person should make sure that other players cannot see what is inside the jar/container.
- When the game is ready to be started, the Bingo Caller can draw the first token. Read what it is, show the token and/or provide a description so people can find it on their card. Wait until everyone has marked the box on their card.
- The Bingo Caller should display the call tokens for people to reference easily and then draw a new token. Players should check the new image on their cards to mark off. Game continues as so for each round.
- The first person to get Bingo should indicate so by shouting, "Bingo!". Or, change the winning phrase to shout to match this theme, such as "Animal!" or "Zoo!".
Zoo Bingo Game for Kids and Adults
Content and/or features: This zoo ABC animal bingo board contains a 5x5 grid without a free space. Since there are 26 letters in the alphabet, each card is missing a different animal.
There are 25 color items on each 5x5 card:
- Vampire bat
- X-ray fish
Color: This printable contains pictures in color. Short black text word descriptions are also provided for each picture.
Format and/or number of pages: Game boards are 5 x 7 inches. There are two cards per 8.5 x 11 inch sheet as a non-editable PDF. Cut lines are provided for your convenience.
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